Founding partner and owner of The PR Boutique Houston with more than 30 years of industry experience, Karen Henry works hand-in-hand with CEOs, entrepreneurs, owners, managers and marketing directors of local and national brands. She takes a comprehensive approach to all aspects of public relations to fulfill client goals and objectives. A respected PR expert, she specializes in luxury brands, real estate, business, retail, legal, nonprofit, restaurant and hospitality, start-ups and crisis communications. Her strengths lie in building trusted client relationships, spearheading imaginative media campaigns that garner successful coverage, helping clients become ingrained in the community and dreaming up unique event experiences.
Her vast experience and client roster include work for national brands such as Amazon, Chipotle, DryBar and SoulCycle, as well as long-established and emerging brands in the Houston market. As the woman who knows everyone, Karen’s charisma and leadership drive her success and put clients at ease, as they know they are in trustworthy and capable hands.
Favorite names for dogs: Archie and Mabel
Favorite smell: Gardenia and Magnolia or garlic sizzling in olive oil
Happy place: My patio overlooking Buffalo Bayou and any rooftop in San Miguel de Allende
Songs that make me happy: The Way You Look Tonight (Frank Sinatra version), Something Cool (June Christy) and Lovely Day (Bill Withers)